Chinese & Japanese Class in Brisbane

Whatever your reasons for learning Mandarin (Chinese) and Japanese, we are here to help.

Here at the Lyrebird language centre, we see you as individuals with individual needs. We understand the sometimes frustrating process of learning a language, however, we also understand the rewarding feeling you get when you do master it. That is why we base our courses similar to the way the lyrebird is able to mimic its surroundings, by making it part of your everyday life. Using this process you will soon find it effortless, simply second nature.

The Lyrebird Language Centre has Japanese classes and Chinese classes in Brisbane city and weekend Chinese classes for children at Aspley State School.

We are specialised in teaching Chinese (Mandarin) and Japanese. Small classes, Big fun!

If you want to know more about our Chinese & Japanese classes in Brisbane, please read the feedback of our students.

Chinese Classes:

Japanese Classes:

Private tutoring

For people who need to learn Mandarin or Japanese at their own pace, we offer intensive or weekly private tutoring to ensure you can reach your goal in a most effective way. Read here to find out if a class or private tutoring suits you.

Company training

Language training is one of the best skill up for your employees. We have tailored company training programs for different industries: tourism, real estate, league and export. For more details, please visit our Mandarin & Japanese company training courses.


We believe not all the translations are the same. We do not translate words-to-words, we pass your message to your clients in the language that they can understand. For more details about our English – Chinese translation services, please visit Translation.

A Journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step” [Chinese proverb]

Choose a Mandarin or Japanese Class to start your journey today.

Our Campus:

All our adult Japanese and Chinese classes are based at the Langports Brisbane campus, only 3 minutes walk from the Roma train station and King George Square car park.

Langports has been awarded the ‘Best Language School in Australia’ for 6 years 2011 -2015 and 2018. Should you like to learn English, please see Langports website.

Aspley State School:

All our weekend children classes are based at the Aspley State School. Easy to park at the staff car park and space for class activities inside the library.